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Stargram Global has announced the launch of ‘mit messenger’, the most private and secure messenger on the market

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Stargram Global has announced the launch of ‘mit messenger’, the most private and secure messenger on the market.

The name ‘mit’ means ‘together’ in German. The app brings people all over the world together while ensuring their chat privacy with 100% confidence.

Developed as a full service messenger app with the goal of enhancing user convenience, such as coin settlement and free / busy service transactions, with an emphasis on confidentiality of membership information and securing messages between recipients; mit messenger uses a peer-to-peer (P2P) concept that does not store conversation contents or files on a server and functions. At the time of subscribing, members can use a simple mobile phone authentication procedure without the app requesting additional confidential information.

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Users can also delete conversations that they do not wish to leave on recipients’ phones through the ‘Disappearing Messages’ feature. The message disappears on both devices at a user-defined interval, from 5 seconds to 1 week, after the recipient reads the message. ‘Lifetime use’ numbers will be issued free of charge to prevent mobile phone numbers from being exposed. It will be possible to open a super group room where up to 110,000 people can chat in it.

The lossless voice and video data recovery technology delivers HD/VoLTE quality calls with high sound quality. The ability to make high quality calls for 7 minutes while consuming only 1MB of data is also a powerful feature of the app.

In addition, it will be equipped with an e-payment system, a streaming service for Stargram’s Bingo music, and a shared economic platform through the expansion of messenger-based merchants and applications.

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YouTube paid $50 billion to creators, media outlets in 3 years, to pay them 45% Ad revenue

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Video streaming platform, YouTube, has revealed that it paid content creators, artists, and media companies over $50 billion over the last 3 years.

The Google-owned streaming service recently announced that it would introduce advertising on its video feature shorts and give video creators 45% of the revenue.

With 30 billion-plus daily views and 1.5 billion-plus monthly logged-in users, Youtube is introducing new ways for creators to earn revenue through Shorts, and re-imagining the music industry and creator dynamic by opening up ads monetization for those who feature music in their videos.  

YouTube’s Chief Product Officer, Neal Mohan, said: “YouTube’s first-of-its-kind, industry-leading Partner Program changed the game for long-form video. And now we’re changing the game again, this time by opening it up to Short-form creators and introducing revenue sharing to Shorts.

“This is the first-time revenue sharing is being offered for short-form video on any platform at scale, adding to the 10 ways creators can already earn revenue on YouTube. It’ll be available to all of those in YPP — including the new, mobile-first creators, who will be joining the program for the first time.”

Also speaking, Lyor Cohen, YouTube’s Global Head of Music, said: “Creator Music is the future. We’re building the bridge between artists and creators on YouTube to elevate the soundtrack of the creator economy; it’s a win-win-win for artists, songwriters, creators, and fans.

With Creator Music, artists have a new way to get their music out into the world; fans can now discover music they love on their favorite creator’s channels, and both creators and artists will have new revenue opportunities.

YouTube has 2.1 billion monthly active users based all around the world and the number shows no signs of slowing down, with the projected number of users increasing each year. In terms of daily active users, YouTube sees approximately 122 million users per day.

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Kenyan logistics startup, Araka, launches on-demand App that prioritises drivers

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Kenyan mobility and logistics startup, Araka, has launched a super App which seeks to solve challenges faced by on-demand e-hailing drivers and logistics companies.

The platform allows its customers to book all sorts of services, key among them rides and deliveries, but is to be more driver-focused than its competitors, according to the startup’s CEO, Mark Pascal.

Araka which was founded in November 2021 by Pascal, together with Drake Smith, Michael Kariamu and Emmanuel Maingi, is a “fintech, logistics and mobility platform that helps digital economy drivers own their vehicles for less, access short-term credit, and connect with clients,” according to Disrupt Africa.

Speaking on the successes of the platform, Pascal said:

“At Araka, we solve the two main problems faced by digital drivers. The first of these is the high commission charged by similar platforms.

“Where our competitors charge drivers up to 25 per cent commission, we charge only five per cent, hence helping our drivers to save up to 60 per cent of their current spending on commissions.

“The second major challenge is the high cost of consumer and work tool loans, where Araka is undercutting up to 150 per cent monthly interest on short-term loans to drivers for consumer credit like fuel, airtime and data.

“We offer our riders work tool financing at low four per cent monthly interest, leading to up to 12 per cent annual interest savings,” he said.

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